Toronto House Prices

Toronto's Reached A Fever Pitch

CBC | Posted 04.21.2014 | Canada Business

Toronto's real estate bidding wars are reaching a fever pitch.  Some of Canada's largest banks are offering low mortgage lending rates, ...

Toronto's Housing Market Passes An Insane Milestone

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.18.2014 | Canada Business

Economists are coming out with warnings that Canada’s real estate juggernaut is about to come to an end (Scotiabank’s Adrienne Warren is just the ...

Outrageous House Price Growth

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.17.2014 | Canada Business

Some economists are calling it a “soft landing,” because sales volumes have fallen and aren’t coming back up, but house prices in Canada showed ...

Toronto's Crazy Housing Market Set To Crash -- And Boom

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.10.2014 | Canada Business

Is Toronto’s long-running housing market juggernaut coming to an end, at long last? Yes and no, says a new report from TD Economics. The market f...

Look Where House Prices Have Doubled In 2 Years

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.18.2014 | Canada Business

Less than two years after Finance Minister Jim Flaherty implemented yet another round of mortgage rule tightening to cool off an overheating housing m...

House Price Shock

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - December home sales in Toronto were up almost 14 per cent compared with a year earlier, the Toronto Real Estate Board said Monday.The board ...

House Prices - Whoa - Down

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

House prices in Canada are beginning to show signs of weakness, but that isn’t stopping some market analysts from predicting more boom times ahead, ...

WHOA: Look How Much House Prices Have Soared

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

It’s either a sign that the housing market is healthy and resilient, or a sign of irrational exuberance along the way to a housing bubble. Either...

Toronto, Vancouver Housing Markets Surge

CP | Posted 10.15.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — Canadian home sales posted a small month-over-month increase in September as the national average sale price rose but the number of new lis...

Daniel Tencer

The Housing Boom Is Back, Baby

HuffingtonPost.com | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.17.2013 | Canada Business

Even the optimists were calling for a correction to house prices in Canada, and even the optimists turned out to be too pessimistic. At least for now....

Toronto Neighbourhoods Where House Prices Are Soaring

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.15.2013 | Canada Business

Toronto’s housing market has cooled off noticeably over the past year, with condo sales slumping by about half from their peak, but that doesn't mea...

Artificial Home-Sale Bidding Wars Taking Us For A Ride?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.03.2013 | Canada Business

It’s fair to say that many people looking at Toronto’s housing market have been experiencing a sort of prolonged “WTF” moment, as they watch h...

Housing Slump Over? Don't Bet On It

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.20.2013 | Canada Business

With housing sales numbers stronger than expected at the start of this year, many of the more optimistic housing market observers were hoping that the...

Another Schizophrenic Month In The Country's Largest Housing Market

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

It was another confusing month in Toronto’s booming — or is it crashing? — housing market, with home sales dropping a precipitous 19.5 per cent ...

House Price Declines Go Nationwide

The Huffington Post Canada | David Paddon, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada Business

The total number of Toronto home sales dropped some 55 per cent in November from a year earlier, according to real estate research firm BILD. Thoug...

New House Prices Keep Rising: StatsCan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.12.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says its price index for new housing rose 0.2 per cent in October.The agency says the combined metropolitan region of Toron...

Is A Flawed Database Driving Up House Prices?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.11.2012 | Canada Business

Canada’s government-run mortgage insurer is downplaying a news report that its method of collecting house price data may be causing prices to spike....

Wow: Home Prices Still Rising

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says its new housing price index rose 0.2 per cent in August, after a 0.1 per cent increase in July.The combined metropolit...

Toronto Home Sales Collapse By 70 Per Cent: Report

Posted 09.25.2012 | Canada Business

House sales in Toronto experienced a 70-per-cent collapse in August, the trade industry group BILD reports. The news comes as debate reaches a feve...

B.C. Housing Bubble Worse Than California’s: U.S. Market Guru

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver’s housing bubble is more extreme today than California’s was a few years ago, says one of the U.S.’s most renowned housing market anal...

Catastrophe Or Boom Times? Depends On Whom You Ask

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Business

Whether Canada’s real estate market is among the strongest and most resilient in the world, or whether it is on the precipice of a major correction,...

Rachel Mendleson

Dreams Of First Home Slipping Away For Young Canadians

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada Business

In some respects, Katrina Armstrong has chosen to have a family over owning a family home. She and her husband, who share a two-bedroom rented apa...

Vancouver, Toronto Drag Down House Pries: CREA

CP | Posted 08.16.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO -- Home sales across the country declined marginally last month, continuing a recent trend toward a gradual cooling in what had been a red hot...

Canada's Housing Market To Stay Down For A Decade: Scotia

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.13.2012 | Canada Business

Canada’s house prices are expected to drop and stay down for a decade, says a new report from Scotiabank that also warns of an “adverse shock” t...

How Much Are Toronto, Vancouver Homes Overpriced?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.11.2012 | Canada Business

Home prices in Toronto and Vancouver are going to drop by around 15 per cent over the next two to three years, says a report from TD Bank which also w...